In 2006 multi-talented Dutch designer Louise Van der Veld and the Chick-a-Dee smoke detector took out the Mooi uit de brand design competition thanks to the product’s unique blend of design, innovation and social relevance.  But it’s the Chick-a-Dee’s vital safety role that really places this product at a unique intersection of whimsy and safety. This high pitched little bird packs a warning call like...